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Canberra Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 1°C
sunny

Now

10.4°C rising
Updated at 10:10 EST

ACT for Wednesday Sunny. Areas of frost early this morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.4°C rising
Dew Point 0.4°C falling
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
WNW 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1020.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EST
Sunset sunset
17:58 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 10.5°C
Braidwood 13.0°C
Goulburn Ap 11.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Clear
19°C

6pm

Clear
14°C

9pm

Clear
8°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 20
Thu
Sep 21
Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 22°C 24°C 26°C 18°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum -2°C 1°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 4°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 30% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate High High High
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate High Low
Frost Risk Severe High Nil Slight Nil Slight High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
37
km/h
25
km/h
32
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 6km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 65% 34% 61% 31% 44% 25% 49% 25% 53% 34% 54% 36% 58% 31%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 3°C 2°C -1°C -1°C -1°C -2°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:31 EST
sunrise
05:57 EST
sunset
17:58 EST
last light
18:23 EST
moon
set
Wed 17:56 EST
rise
Thu 06:33 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 20
-4°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
3°C 15°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 18
-5.6°C 20°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 17
-6.1°C 16.7°C 0.4mm
Sat
Sep 16
8.0°C 14.9°C 0.4mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
254.4mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
558.0mm
91 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
-8.7°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-6.1°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
1.4°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.8°C
12th
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
16.1°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
6th
Total This Month
5.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
150.6mm
1978
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1994
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